On This Day

What Happened on March 11, 1922

Historical Events

  • Western Hockey Championship: Vancouver Millionaires (PCHA) sweep Regina Capitals, in 2 games

Famous Birthdays

  • Abdul Razak bin Hussain, premier of Malaysia (1970-77)
  • Cornelius Castoriadis, Greek philosopher and economist, born in Constantinople, Ottoman Empire (d. 1997)
  • José Luis López Vázquez, Spanish actor, director and comedian (La Cabina, Travels With My Aunt), born in Madrid, Spain (d. 2009)
  • Thom Kelling, Dutch singer/guitarist (Programa de Manha)
  • Vinnette Carroll, American actress and 1st African-American woman to direct on Broadway (1972: Don't Bother Me, I Can't Cope), born in NYC, New York (d. 2002)
1922 Highlights

About March 11, 1922

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Pisces